19 Dinsmore Attorneys Named to Super Lawyers and Rising Stars List in West Virginia

April 25, 2024News Releases

Nineteen Dinsmore & Shohl attorneys from West Virginia have been named to the 2024 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists by Thomson Reuters. Additionally, Charleston's Mark Carter received a Top 10 distinction, the 13th time since 2007.

Attorneys selected come from the Firm’s Charleston, Huntington, Morgantown and Wheeling offices.

Attorneys on the Super Lawyers list are selected by a multi-phase process that takes into account independent research, peer evaluations and professional achievement. The Rising Stars list recognizes up-and-coming attorneys in the state.

Dinsmore attorneys named Super Lawyers in 2024 are:


Allison Bungard, Labor and Employment

Mark Carter, Labor and Employment

Anna Dailey, Labor and Employment

Brian Moore, Labor and Employment

Kevin Nelson, Litigation

Ashley Pack, Labor and Employment


Scott Sheets, Labor and Employment, Litigation


Jill Cranston Rice, Litigation, Government Relations and Health Care

Joshua Rogers, Private Client and Family Wealth Planning

The 2023 Rising Stars list include:


Clayton Harkins, Litigation

Ian Henry, Litigation, Corporate

Nelson McKown, Labor and Employment

Jared Phalen, Labor and Employment, Litigation

Sean Thomas, Labor and Employment


Brittany Simmons, Litigation, Tort


David Stone, II, Labor and Employment

Lindsay Saad, Commercial Litigation, Health care

Paige Vagnetti, Corporate, Tax


Jessica Benedict, Litigation, Tort

About Super Lawyers

Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis. The Rising Stars list recognizes attorneys who are 40 years old or younger or who have been practicing for fewer than 10 years and have gone through the Super Lawyers selection process.